2017 Events

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January 13, 2017 (Friday) at 6 pm.
Sons of Italy in America – William A. Dimitri, Jr. Lodge #2880
Recognition Dinner
Purpose: Benefit Dimitri Lodge Scholarships

Royal Fiesta
Cove Plaza Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL

William A. Dimitri, Jr. Lodge #2880 will honor the following individuals for their contribution to the Italian Community.


  • Florida State Senator Maria Loris-Sachs
  • Broward County Commissioner Chip Lamarca
  • Pompano Beach Mayor Lamar Fisher
  • Antonio Piraino, Owner of Oggi Italia Newspaper

$50 per person (tax and tip included).
Reservations or Purchase of Tickets. Please call (954) 975-0578

Contact Person: Tony Phillips

January 29, 2017
Gastronomia Pugliese
Café Sapori
205 Southern Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33405

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Chairs: Rose DeAngelis (rosedea@yahoo.com or 561-278-6220) & Regina Peters (regina@reginapeters.com or 954-254-3598)

February 12, 2017
Carnevale from 1-4 PM
Intracoastal Park Club House, 2240 N. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach, FL

Music, Prizes and Surprises! Italian Party Buffet with favorites like Sicilian pizza, antipasto, sausage & peppers, pastas, meatballs, etc. catering by “The Boys”

$35/per person (members’ children free). Click here for Event Flyer

Chairs: Joan Nova (joan@joannova.com or 561-637-6937) and Sally Valenti (561.596.6730 or gramv8@aol.com)

February 25, 2017
Boca Raton Italian Festival
Sanborn Square Park
72 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33432

Get ready for the 2nd Annual Italian Fest in Downtown Boca

Due to the overwhelming popularity of last year’s event, this Italian Fest will be bigger and better. The festival will feature an amazing array of authentic Italian food and wines, entertainment and kids activities. Live music will fill the air with performances by Aaron Caruso, known as the #1 solo entertainer at Italian Festivals nationwide; Ray Massa’s EuroRhythms, the amazing girl group Tre Bella, and Frank Sinatra tribute singer Frank “Sinatra” Todaro. Food and spirits from around the region will be available for purchase, including beer, wines and signature cocktails. The kids will enjoy rides and face painting.

  • Admission is FREE. Come join us for this deliciously fun event!
  • Entertainment line-up subject to change.
  • Free parking available at City Hall, the Downtown Library and Building Administration.

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Chair: Marco Capoccia
marcovespa@aol.com or 614-207-1002

March 12, 2017
Pane, Vino e Bocce
Arturo’s Ristorante
6750 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33487
Chairs: Jim Nicholas and Marco Capoccia (marcovespa@aol.com or 614-207-1002)

March 26, 2017
41st Annual Gala
EVENT NAME: Il Circolo “Viaggio Italia” Gala
EVENT DATE: Sunday, March 26, 2017
RECEPTION: 5:45pm – 7:00pm, Mediterranean Courtyard
DINNER: 7:00pm – 11:00pm, Venetian Ballroom
Tickets: $350 per person
CHAIR: Robert Silvani  (Robert_silvani@msn.com  or 561-371-6768)

April , 2017
Italian Film & Discussion
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Chair: Dr. Myriam Ruthenberg

April 23, 2017
Alla Prossima “See You Next Season”
Paradiso Ristorante
625 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460
Chair: Tony Phillips